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Two possible changes coming to Regina garbage pickup

Regina residents could see big changes to trash collection in the future.

It’s all part of the city’s goal to divert about 65 per cent of residential waste away from the landfill by 2020. 245 more words

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North Point Douglas residents band together for annual neighbourhood cleanup

Residents of North Point Douglas were out cleaning up their neighbourhood on Saturday.

Organizers said the annual event has been going on for the last five to six years, where volunteers go out with garbage bags and gloves to collect waste that has emerged under melted snow from the winter. 181 more words

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City promises quick fix for trash piled up in Cordova

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Mayor Jim Strickland apologized Monday to residents in Cordova who complain they haven’t had trash picked up in weeks, and promised to solve the problem. 186 more words

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London city councillor asking for holiday tweak to garbage pickup schedule

A London city councillor is calling for a small change to the city’s garbage pickup rules.

The current regulations don’t allow for trash to be picked up on statutory holidays. 208 more words

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Plan Would Charge NYC Residents To Have Garbage Picked Up To Encourage Recycling

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Some say a proposed new plan is about garbage is a bunch of garbage itself, while others think it might be an environmental turning point. 463 more words

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City's garbage pickup begins Friday, recycling on Monday

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The city of Memphis says it has full crews out Friday collecting trash and they will be working through the weekend.

Their goal is to have all carts picked up by Sunday. 26 more words

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Major Trash Backlog Persists In NYC 8 Days After Snowstorm

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Friday marked eight days since a snowstorm struck New York City, and the city was still dealing with it.

As CBS2 Political Reporter Marcia Kramer reported, … 489 more words

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